Mercy Health West Hospital http://wvxu.org en NIMBY fights raise issues, often to community advantage http://wvxu.org/post/nimby-fights-raise-issues-often-community-advantage-0 <p></p><p style="margin-left:33.0pt;"><a href="http://mercywest.com" target="_blank">Mercy Health West Hospital</a> will open this fall in Green Township.&nbsp; When plans for the hospital were announced, some residents voiced their opposition. It was a classic NIMBY fight.</p><p style="margin-left:33.0pt;">In Greater Cincinnati and in every other community, there is a history of neighbors questioning or opposing projects they might support in general, but “not in my backyard”.&nbsp; Often the concerns raised by neighbors lead to compromises that can be advantageous for all concerned.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Marjorie Fox 18307 at http://wvxu.org NIMBY fights raise issues, often to community advantage